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  • Gratitude July 17, 2015
    I’ve had a tremendous amount of help and support in my journey to become a physician scientist. My parents, family, friends, and colleagues have seemingly never faltered in their encouragement. My education – both from lecturers and from research mentors – has been forthcoming and genuine. I firmly believe that my relationships with these individuals […]
  • Trainee, Know Thyself June 15, 2015
    I’ve been taught a great deal in med school and in grad school. The intricacies of anatomy; cancer signalling pathways; how to take a patient history; the list goes on. Yet I have never been taught how to evaluate myself. Am I stressed? Am I angry? How has my mood affected those I love? Self-awareness […]
  • Share your mind May 16, 2015
    To-morrow, and to-morrow, and to-morrow, Creeps in this petty pace from day to day To the last syllable of recorded time, And all our yesterdays have lighted fools The way to dusty death. Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player That struts and frets his hour upon the stage And […]
  • I’m a PhD Candidate! May 5, 2015
    Last week, after two years of coursework, literature review, grant writing, laboratory experiments, attendance at local and national meetings, abstract presentations, journal clubs, etc. I finally, officially became a PhD Candidate. You ask: then what were you before last week? A good question. During the first portion of graduate school, students learn the basic concepts […]
  • Marching On April 2, 2015
    Missed the March deadline, so here’s a delayed post! This semester has been crazy busy! Obviously we have all the usual pressure of weekly exams but this semester we’ve also got Step 1 in the back of our minds. Step 1 is like the MCAT of med school. It’s a big exam you take at […]


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